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The academic year consists of two 15-week semesters. The Academics Calendar below gives a brief outline of the year’s events. Concentrated study in most fields is provided for students who desire to accelerate their academic programs.


FALL 2019

August 30 Friday Residence Halls Open (8:00 a.m)
August 31 Saturday  Incoming Freshman Testing (9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
September 2  Monday Labor Day
September 2-6 Monday-Friday Classes Begin 
September 3-6 Tuesday-Friday Drop/Add Week
October 25 Friday` Midterm Grades Due
October 28-31 Monday-Thursday Missions Conference
November 25-29 Monday-Friday  Thanksgiving Break
December 2 Monday Classes Resume
December 9 Monday Project Due Date
December 16-18 Monday-Wednesday Semester Examinations
December 18 Wednesday  Fall Semester Ends
Residence Halls Close (5 p.m.)



January 18 Saturday Residence Halls Open (1:00 p.m.)
January 20-24 Monday-Friday Winter Revival Meetings
Drop/Add Week
January 20 Monday Classes Begin
March 13 Friday Midterm Grades Due (8:00 a.m.)
March 23-27 Monday-Friday Spring Recess
March 30 Monday Classes Resume (7:15 a.m.)
April 12 Sunday Easter
April 27 Monday Project Due Date
May 4-6 Monday-Wednesday Semester Examinations
May 7 Thursday Baccalaureate Service (7:00 p.m.)
May 8 Friday University Commencement (10:00 a.m.)
Residence Halls Close (5:00 p.m.)